Solution for 5 is what percent of 28:

5: 28*100 =

(5*100): 28 =

500: 28 = 17.86

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 28 = 17.86

Question: 5 is what percent of 28?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 28 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={ 28}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={ 28}(1).

{x\%}={5}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{ 28}{5}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{ 28}

\Rightarrow{x} = {17.86\%}

Therefore, {5} is {17.86\%} of { 28}.

Solution for 28 is what percent of 5:

28:5*100 =

( 28*100):5 =

2800:5 = 560

Now we have: 28 is what percent of 5 = 560

Question: 28 is what percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 28}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={5}(1).

{x\%}={ 28}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{5}{ 28}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 28}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {560\%}

Therefore, { 28} is {560\%} of {5}.